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Assembler III (2nd Shift Contractor)

Ontic Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc. • Chatsworth, CA
Second Shift
2 months ago

We are a fast-paced business with ambitious growth plans; so if you are dedicated, enthusiastic and always seeking ways to improve, you'll enjoy a career with us!

Position Summary:

The Assembler Technician III is solely responsible for assembling, testing, and disassembling, inspecting, troubleshooting, and repairing intermediate to moderate level complexity mechanical, electromechanical, electronic, hydraulic, and pneumatic sub/top assemblies ensuring compliance with all requirements relating to quality, safety, workmanship, functionality, performance, regulatory and customer requirements. Follow and comply with documented work instructions, blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams, specifications, customer requirements, or other approved technical data in hard copy and electronic formats as needed to accomplish required tasks. Ability to use basic to moderately complex mechanical and electronic measuring and test equipment such as calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, scales, DMM, oscilloscope, frequency analyzer, etc. Set up and operate the required test equipment. Perform cleaning, abrasive blast, vibration table, dynamic balance, conformal coating, soldering, winding, safety wire, wire crimp, marking, etching, painting, and varnishing processes. Comply with chemical safety data sheet (SDS) guidelines, safety guidelines, and procedures. Ensure completeness and accuracy of work order documentation in accordance with procedures.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a clean, organized, and safe work area

  • Team engagement to develop common goals that support production plans

  • Set up and operate test equipment as needed

  • Generate and maintain accurate records and proper documentation throughout the entire production cycle as required

  • Have knowledge and understanding of the use of various internal and external forms and documents as required

  • Provide input for continuous process improvement

  • Maintain open communication with peers, management, internal customers, and stakeholders at all times

  • Complete operations IAW work instruction requirements

  • Knowledge, understanding, and compliance of Ontic QMS

  • Maintain training/skills currency

  • Works under limited supervision

  • Compliance with policies, procedures, and regulations at all times

  • Learn new products and functions as required

  • Must have a positive attitude, willingness to learn

Job Requirements:

A successful candidate must have/be:

  • A high school diploma or GED

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English at a Twelfth Grade Level

  • Ability to perform basic math calculations

  • 2-4 years’ experience in the aerospace manufacturing environment assembling pumps, motor, valves, and actuators

  • Ability to assemble and perform test operations of Level II components, sub-assemblies, and top-level assemblies

  • Ability to read, interpret and understand electrical/hydraulic schematic

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, specifications, and schematics, winding, soldering, crimping, varnishing, patting, riveting, rubber stamping, and spot welding

  • Read, interpret, and understand technical data in written, graphic form, and Wiring Diagram

  • Access, navigation, and use of electronic and physical databases

  • Able to perform routine maintenance of test equipment

  • Knowledge of basic skills:MS Office Suite- Excel, Word, Outlook

  • Must know how to use precision measuring equipment (Micrometer, Caliper, Scale)

  • Perform diagnostics and troubleshooting to component level

  • Must have knowledge using mechanical hand tools

  • Positive attitude and team player

  • Able to adapt job activity methods or processes to satisfy changing environment to meet daily deadlines

  • Customer-focused, proactive, positive and driven to achieve departmental and company goals in a fast pace changing environment

  • Take initiative with job responsibilities, doing what is needed without being asked and providing follow-through

  • Exhibits adaptability by maintaining effectiveness in varying environments and with many different tasks, responsibilities and people; willingness to assist with any requests and take on new tasks with a positive attitude

  • Demonstrates a high level of dependability and reliability exhibited by being punctual and fulfilling all commitments


To ensure compliance with President Biden’s September 9, 2021 executive order, Ontic has implemented a new requirement for U.S. based employees to either show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved reasonable accommodation (based on a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief) exempting them from the requirement, by December 8, 2021. All Ontic new hires must show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved medical exception by December 8, 2021. Individuals who are unable to meet COVID-19 requirements due to a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief may apply for a reasonable accommodation during the post-offer process. Individuals with approved accommodations will be subject to frequent COVID-19 testing.

Ontic Engineering and Manufacturing Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran
Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of the ITAR. The ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.